QNUK Level 2 Award in Abrasive Wheel Safety (Portable and Handheld) (RQF)

This qualification is aimed at employees, or those looking to enter/re-enter the workforce who are using, or likely to use abrasive wheels.

Suitable and sufficient health and safety training is a requirement in workplaces and this qualification enables learners to correctly identify, mount and use an abrasive wheel on a handheld or portable tool.


This qualification is available to those over 18 years. Candidates should be at least a level 1 numeracy and literacy or equivalent

Progression route: Learners may progress onto the following qualifications:

  • QNUK Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF)
  • QNUK Level 2 Award in Principles of Workplace Risk Assessment (RQF)

For more information about this qualification, download the qualification specification